Specimen Information

Corbicula fluminea
Corbicula fluminea
(Asian clam)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID1407082
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusCorbicula
Speciesfluminea
Common NameAsian clam
StateTN
CountySumner
LocalityBledsoe Creek, 1 miles south of Hwy 25 bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Cumberland-Old Hickory Lake
HUC8 Number05130201
HUC10 NameBledsoe Creek
HUC10 Number0513020104
HUC12 NameBledsoe Creek-Deshee Creek
HUC12 Number051302010403
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month9
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30046
Author:Dinkins, G.
Date:2017
Title:Corbicula fluminea records McClung Museum.
Publisher:University of Tennessee
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMcClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
Museum Cat NumberUT 7814
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/3/2020].

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